1970 Nobel Peace Prize Honors a "Revolution"

McClellan, W. D.
January 1971
BioScience;1/1/1971, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p33
Academic Journal
The article profiles Norman E. Borlaug, a plant pathologist and winner of the 1970 Nobel Peace Prize, in the U.S. He is the director of the International Wheat Improvement Program of the International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center in Mexico and he was recognized for his contribution in augmenting wheat production in Mexico and in several emerging countries worldwide. He was the fifteenth American to win and share the said award and is the second to win for its contribution to efforts in counteracting hunger. Presented are the details of his profile.


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